• Fourth of July Celebration

    Fourth of July Celebration

    It's going to be a weekend of fun and excitement at Kalahari Resort in Wisconsin Dells! 

    Join us at Kalahari for a full day and night of celebration on July 4th.  It’s our Dreams Come True party-poolside!  Grab your towel and sunblock as we kick off a family friendly program at our outdoor waterpark.  Live entertainment all day long, fun contests and competitions, great food and beverages, and so much more. Come make memories that will last a lifetime, only at Kalahari.  As the sun sets over the horizon, the stage is set for a fully choreographed, pyrotechnic presentation that will light up the night sky!  Our Dreams Come True fireworks show showcases great music synchronized with the latest and greatest pyrotechnics ever seen.  It’s truly going to be an exciting adventure for the whole family on July 4th, only at Kalahari!

    So, if you are planning your Fourth of July weekend, you can stop now!  It's all happening at Kalahari Resorts, where we... salute you! Come experience the world of Kalahari.

    *Programming subject to change

    Fourth of July Adventures

    Friday, June 30
    • 9:15 a.m. - Story Time at Adventurers Club
    • 10:00 a.m. - Ducky Races! Choose a duck and watch it race down Rippling Rhino in the Indoor Water Park! Sign up is from 9-10 am in Adventures Club, and the race starts at 10:05 am
    • 10:30-11:00 a.m. - Craft Time! Make your own side walk chalk popsicle! ($2)
    • 11:15 a.m. - 11:45 p.m. - Tie Dye! Tie Dya a Kalahari t-shirt in Adventurers Club. ($15)
    • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Craft Time! Color a pot holder ($4) or paint a picture frame($6).
    • 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Craft Time! Make a bracelet or color your very best picture. Tie Dye a potholder ($4), pillowcase or tote ($6) or T-shirt ($15). Paint an Independence Day themed canvas painting ($6).
    • 4:15 - 4:30 p.m. - Photo time with a Kalahari character, meet in the main lobby.
    • 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Paint a plate in Adventurers Club! Small ($5) or Large ($10)
    • 6:00 - 6:45 p.m. - Craft Time! Color your own kite. ($4)
    • 7:00 p.m. - Free Movie Night! National Treasure
    Saturday, July 1
    • 8:50 a.m. - Join us for Kenya's Birthday Bash Character Breakfast. Seating begins at 8:50 a.m., breakfast served at 9:00 a.m. (Adults $20, Children $10. Reservations are required and must be made by 11:00 p.m. the day before. Please call (608) 254-3217. All reservations must be pre-paid. All sales are final.)
    • 11:15 - 11:45 a.m. - Tie Dye! Tie Dye a Kalahari t-shirt in Adventurers Club. ($15)
    • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Craft Time! Make your own side walk chalk popsicle! ($2)
    • 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Craft Time! Make a bracelet or color your very best picture. Tie Dye a potholder ($4), pillowcase or tote ($6) or T-shirt ($15). Paint an Independence Day themed canvas painting ($6).
    • 4:15 - 4:30 p.m. - Photo time with a Kalahari character, meet in the main lobby.
    • 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Free Temporary Tattoos. Join us in Adventurers Club.
    • 6:00 - 6:45 p.m. - Craft Time! Color a Kalahari Tote or Pillowcase. ($6)
    • 7:00 p.m. - Free Face Painting in Adventurers Club.
    • 8:00 p.m. - Indoor Theme Park Adventures with Benny! Find us in the Theme Park for a ski-ball showdown or basketball battle.
    Sunday, July 2
    • 9:15 a.m. - Story Time at Adventurers Club
    • 10:00 a.m. - Ducky Races! Choose a duck and watch it race down Rippling Rhino in the Indoor Water Park! Sign up is from 9-10 am in Adventures Club, and the race starts at 10:05 am
    • 10:30-11:00 a.m. - Craft Time! Make your own side walk chalk popsicle! ($2)
    • 11:15 a.m. - 11:45 p.m. - Tie Dye! Tie Dye a Kalahari t-shirt in Adventurers Club. ($15)
    • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Craft Time! Color your own kite in Adventurers Club! ($4)
    • 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Craft Time! Make a bracelet or color your very best picture. Tie Dye a potholder ($4), pillowcase or tote ($6) or T-shirt ($15). Paint an Independence Day themed canvas painting ($6).
    • 4:15 - 4:30 p.m. - Photo time with a Kalahari character, meet in the main lobby.
    • 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Balloon Animals! Meet in the main lobby for a balloon animal.
    • 6:00 - 6:45 p.m. - Free Temporary Tattoos. Join us in Adventurers Club.
    • 7:00 p.m. - Craft Time! Paint your own cupcake, fish, owl or dog bank in Adventurers Club! ($6)
    • 8:00 p.m. - Indoor Theme Park Adventures with Benny! Find us in the Theme Park for a ski-ball showdown or basketball battle.
    Monday, July 3
    • 9:15 a.m. - Story Time at Adventurers Club
    • 10:00 a.m. - Ducky Races! Choose a duck and watch it race down Rippling Rhino in the Indoor Water Park! Sign up is from 9-10 am in Adventures Club, and the race starts at 10:05 am
    • 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Make an Independence style bracelet for free in Adventure's Club
    • 12:00 p.m. - Make your own red, white and blue glitter putty ($3)
    • 1:00 -2:00 p.m. - Craft Time! make your own red, white or blue side walk chalk popsicle
    • 2:00 - 2:30 p.m. - Paint an Independence Day canvas painting
    • 5:00 p.m. - Tie Dye a Patricotic Kalahari T-shirt ($15)
    • 6:00 p.m. - Photo Time with a Kalahari Friend! Meet us in the main lobby for photos with Kalahari Characters
    • 7:00 p.m. - Float Built. Bring your tricycles, wagons, luggage carts, or whatever you would like to decorate for the Fourth of July parade around the resort with Uncle Sam
    Tuesday, Happy Fourth of July!
    • 9:15 a.m. - Story Time at Adventurers Club
    • 10:00 a.m. - Ducky Races! Choose a duck and watch it race down Rippling Rhino in the Indoor Water Park! Sign up is from 9-10 am in Adventures Club, and the race starts at 10:05 am
    • 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Bring your floats and join us for our parade route!
    • 12:00 p.m. - Make your own red, white and blue glitter putty. ($3)
    • 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Old Fashion Limbo Contest! Meet us at the entrance of the outdoor waterpark for this old time favorite!
    • 2:00 p.m. - Pie Eating Contest at 2:30. Sign up in Adventures Club prior to 12 p.m. 20 spots per age group: 4-7, 8-10, 11-15, 16 & up. Located by the DJ booth
    • 5:00 p.m. - Watermelon Eating Contest! Sign up in the Adventurers Club prior to 11:00 a.m. Age groups: 4-7, 8-10, 11-15, 16 & up. Located by the DJ booth
    • 6:00 p.m. - Hula Hoop Contest! Outdoor waterpark, see DJ for location
    • 7:00 p.m. - Join us by the outdoor pool for our 4th of July Festivities! Music and Fun for the whole family! Kalahari Character as VIP guest appearances! The fun will be followed by our spectacular fireworks display at dusk.
    Wednesday, July 5
    • 9:15 a.m. - Story time in Adventure's Club
    • 10:00 a.m. - Treasure Hunt at Leopard’s Lair. See if you can be the first to find a coin and you can pick a prize from the treasure box!
    • 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Make an Independence style bracelet for free in Adventure's Club
    • 12:00 p.m. - Make your own red, white and blue glitter putty ($3)
    • 1:00 -2:00 p.m. - Craft Time! make your own red, white or blue side walk chalk popsicle
    • 2:00 - 2:30 p.m. - Paint an Independence Day canvas painting
    • 5:00 p.m. - Tie Dye a Patricotic Kalahari T-shirt ($15)
    • 6:00 p.m. - Photo Time with a Kalahari Friend! Meet us in the main lobby for photos with Kalahari Characters
    • 7:00 p.m. - Craft Time! Paint your own cupcake, fish, owl or dog bank in Adventurers Club! ($6)
    • 8:00 p.m. - Indoor Theme Park Adventures with Benny! Find us in the Theme Park for a ski-ball showdown.
    Thursday, July 6
    • 9:15 a.m. - Story time in Adventure's Club
    • 10:00 a.m. - Treasure Hunt at Leopard’s Lair. See if you can be the first to find a coin and you can pick a prize from the treasure box!
    • 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Make an Independence style bracelet for free in Adventure's Club
    • 12:00 p.m. - Make your own red, white and blue glitter putty ($3)
    • 1:00 -2:00 p.m. - Chalk and Bubbles! Meet us by the entrance to the outdoor pool to draw festive works of art.
    • 2:00 - 2:30 p.m. - Paint an Independence Dat canvas painting
    • 5:00 p.m. - Tie Dye a Patricotic Kalahari T-shirt ($15)
    • 6:00 p.m. - Photo Time with a Kalahari Friend! Meet us in the main lobby for photos with Kalahari Characters
    • 7:00 p.m. - Photo Scavenger Hunt! Grab your cell phone & see if you can complete the hunt! Start at the Adventures Club.
      • 7:00 - 7 & Under, 7:30 - 8 & up
    • 8:00 p.m. - Indoor Theme Park Adventures with Benny! Find us in the Theme Park for a ski-ball showdown.